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Have bites on thighs, bruised in a pattern, red and purple. What is it? Worry?

Hi, I have had two bite marks on the outside of my thigh on my right leg. At first I thought it was just two mosquito bites I had got over night. Then, they started bruising in a pattern. After the bruising showed up my leg started itching, itching so much that it began to bleed (and there was never a scab). They feel like there are two hard knots under each of them. Last night I noticed I had a red and purple rash above them. These bites have been on my leg I would say for about 4 weeks and don t seem to be improving. Should I be worried? Do you think this is a spider bite?
Asked On : Sat, 5 Jan 2013
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Any insect ca n csuse bruishing when they are rubbed.use flutibact ointment over the bited areas.use oral antibiotic and anti inflammatory agent
Answered: Sun, 4 Aug 2013
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